Whether you are thinking of getting a tattoo or if you would like to know the history and practice of tattooing, this is the book for you! The book contains over 500 pages of colourful and creative designs and an excellent depiction of tattoos from different cultures, ages and styles. In addition, it has been published in three languages within the book (English, French and German) so there is a chapter for each language.
The following chapters are: • On the History and Practice of Tattooing • Ethnographic Tattoos • Classical Tattoo Designs • Geschichte und Technik der Tätowierung • From the Early Days to the 1980s • Histoire et Technique du Tatuage • Japanese Tattoos • Contemporary Tattoo Art This is a must-have for studios as a reference, helping a client find their ideal design or just to see how far others have gone to decorate their bodies! NB: This is a reference book, not a flash Book.